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City Cemetery

Lone Moor Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
07935 779 498
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Guided Tour of Derry City Cemetery, well worth the time

Having a guided tour of the cemetery was the way to go. I would highly recommend it. Very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
EvaDohertyGremmert
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Carnation, Washington
Not really an attraction.

I don't know why visitors would want to visit a local graveyard, doesn't sound like a great day... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
derry_critic
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County Londonderry, United Kingdom
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“Guided Tour of Derry City Cemetery, well worth the time”
30 Sep 2016
“Derry City Cemetry”
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Lone Moor Road, Derry, Northern Ireland
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07935 779 498

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having a guided tour of the cemetery was the way to go. I would highly recommend it. Very interesting stories.

Thank EvaDohertyGremmert
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I don't know why visitors would want to visit a local graveyard, doesn't sound like a great day out. Probably only suitable for friends and family of the deceased. Not sure why it is on TripAdvisor.

1  Thank derry_critic
Reviewed 30 September 2016

We visited the Republican Plots in the Cemetery, my God so many of them, each tells it's own tale, all sad. How is it possible that such a small area in Northern Ireland had to suffer so much to get their Civil Rights

1  Thank Paddy3716
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

I visit Derry City Cemetery everytime i'm over in Derry, a lot of my mothers family are buried here so i visit their graves. It is a very big cemetery but well worth spending time to have a good look around, i have family buried...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

The City Cemetery is a constantly evolving living history of Derry from the mid 1800s. I often visit for genealogical purposes and also for photography (photographers should experience the fogs, early morning sun, etc. from its vantage point) and a leisurely stroll through the history...More

3  Thank JJMeeker
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We lover visiting our daughters grave because of the sense of peace we get, this is so precious to so many people, best kept cemetery I've ever seen

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It is a well kept Cemetery & very peaceful. Has lovely view over Derry City & the River Foyle! Cemeteries Opening Times: Spring / Summer (1st May – 30th September) Monday to Sunday 8.00 am to 7.00 pm Autumn Winter (1st October – 30th April)...More

Thank emma33123
Reviewed 14 March 2016

this cemetery is on a hill above Derry and it is massive and beautiful. A controversial statue lords over the top of the cemetery and there is a Republican plot as well. Many of the victims of Bloody Sunday are buried here and a walk...More

Thank dsrtfaery
Reviewed 4 January 2016

This is a very interesting cemetery to visit. Some of the graves are over a 100 years old.Theres lots of history here. Well worth a visit but don't go on a wet windy day as its on a hill and the wind really blows

Thank annwillson
Reviewed 10 December 2014

It has been a cemetery for well over 100 years and the headstones vary from the simple to huge. Interesting paths which wind through the decades and there's a history to be read.

Thank AnnaMD243
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